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African Kuba Cloths Pillow - 23" x 23"

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This pillow is made from a Vintage Kuba Waist Wrap from Africa/Congo.
This is a handwoven, raffia textile which is sometimes referred to as a Kuba cloth as it was handmade by the African Kuba tribal people. This African Kuba cloth was collected from Zaire, Africa which is also called The Democratic Republic of Congo.

A variety of superb African textile art is represented here, with a emphasis on the fascinating Kuba raffia cloth appliqués and embroideries of the Congo.
Kuba Cloths like this one have been featured in many designer and architectural magazines.
They blend of primitive and modern design perfectly fits in all sorts of decor.

Our pillows are made by real tailors with an eye for detail. Our zippers are hidden.
We use feather inserts that are slightly bigger than the cover to make sure the pillows keep their shape and the corners are filled properly.
The back of this pillow is made from color-matching, modern linen.
The piping is made of matching brown leather, so you can actually wash the pillow case.

The silver lapel pin on the right upper corner of each pillow is our seal of authenticity.

To learn how we make these pillows here in Brooklyn, NY, watch this video on Vimeo:

https://vimeo.com/206715925

We take pride in producing in New York City, using local tailors and paying them 200% of the common wage.
Only US made accessories are being used.

We are proud to be part of a group that:

Reclaims
Restores
Repurposes
Restyles existing materials.
This pillow is made from a Vintage Kuba Waist Wrap from Africa/Congo.
This is a handwoven, raffia textile which is sometimes referred to as a Kuba cloth as it was handmade by the African Kuba tribal people. This African Kuba cloth was collected from Zaire, Africa which is also called The Democratic Republic of Congo.

A variety of superb African textile art is represented here, with a emphasis on the fascinating Kuba raffia cloth appliqués and embroideries of the Congo.
Kuba Cloths like this one have been featured in many designer and architectural magazines.
They blend of primitive and modern design perfectly fits in all sorts of decor.

Our pillows are made by real tailors with an eye for detail. Our zippers are hidden.
We use feather inserts that are slightly bigger than the cover to make sure the pillows keep their shape and the corners are filled properly.
The back of this pillow is made from color-matching, modern linen.
The piping is made of matching brown leather, so you can actually wash the pillow case.

The silver lapel pin on the right upper corner of each pillow is our seal of authenticity.

To learn how we make these pillows here in Brooklyn, NY, watch this video on Vimeo:

https://vimeo.com/206715925

We take pride in producing in New York City, using local tailors and paying them 200% of the common wage.
Only US made accessories are being used.

We are proud to be part of a group that:

Reclaims
Restores
Repurposes
Restyles existing materials.

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
(7)
Reviewed by tla5637
5 out of 5 stars
Dec 23, 2017
Fast shipping, beautifully made with attention paid to all the details.
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5 out of 5 stars
Dec 23, 2017
Perfect in everyday. Amazing seller. Fast shipping.
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5 out of 5 stars
Dec 23, 2017
Beautiful pillow. Amazing seller. So willing to.go above and beyond to help.
Antique German Grain Sack Pillow from 1896 22 x 22"

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5 out of 5 stars
Dec 11, 2017
This is amazing. Thank you so much for the beautiful pillow.
Antique English Grain Sack Pillow - 25 x 23"

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African Kuba Cloths Pillow - 23" x 23"

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Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Length: 23 Inches
  • Width: 23 Inches
  • Type: Pillow & cover
  • Cover material: Hemp, Leather, Linen, Velvet
  • Fill material: Down, Feather
  • Hypoallergenic: No
  • Design: Abstract
  • Feedback: 7 reviews
  • Gift message available

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